Tagged marshall mcluhan

Is George Siemens Right? Social Media is like Letters to the Editor

While I was enjoying a separation from the external world of social media this past summer, George Siemens of Athasbasca University, authored a very stirring if not controversial post entitled “Losing interest in social media: there is no there there“.  After finally dusting off my mental cobwebs and getting around to reading articles, research and blog…

My Network is my Net Worth: A Personal Story

The new cultural trinity that I somewhat incessantly write and speak about combines a new leadership framework for all levels of people, Enterprise 2.0 thinking and Learning 2.0 logic. Through the combination of being more open, transparent, connected and collaborative, one is employing the premise of said leadership framework, whilst utilizing Enterprise 2.0 (and perhaps…

Learning 2.0 Tetrad Through Marshall McLuhan

If you haven’t heard of Marshall McLuhan, well you’re simply missing out on one of Canada’s most innovative minds. Derrick de Kerckhove, Director of the McLuhan Program of Culture and Technology at the University of Toronto since 1983 wrote McLuhan for Managers in 2003. Shamefully, I didn’t know about the book until this year, courtesy of Jon Husband….

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